Baby Names, Baby Name Meanings

Sun Names

22 Sun names that mean sun for girls, listing Sun baby names 1-20. Brett, Elaine, Eleanor, Elena, Eliana, Ellen, Helen, Idalia, Kyra, Selena and Solange are popular names. Abellona, Clytie, Cymbeline, Elidi, Etain, Hesper, Kalinda, Sharik and Siria are uncommon names. View Sun baby names below for name meanings or search Sun names for boys.


Abellona ... Apollo is the sun god ...

Brett ... Lady Brett Ashley was Hemingway's heroine in the novel "The Sun Also Rises". [5]

Clytie ... god of the sun ... which always turns its face toward the sun.

Cymbeline ... "Sun lord." ... [1]

Elaine ... "Sun ray, shining light." ... [22]

Eleanor ... "Sun ray, shining light." ... [78]

Elena ... "Sun ray, shining light." ... [4]

Eliana ... May also be related to the Greek "elios" meaning "god of the sun" ... and the name may thus mean "daughter of the sun" ... [11]

Elidi ... "Gift of the sun."

Ellen ... "Sun ray, shining light." ... [21]

Etain ... The traditional name Étaín is sometimes associated with the name of the ancient Celtic sun goddess ...

Helen ... "Sun ray, shining light." ... [78]

Hesper ... since the sun set and the evening star rose there ... [2]

Idalia ... "Behold the sun."

Kalinda ... "The sun." ... [2]

Kyra ... from the Persian and Egyptian word for "like Ra, the sun" ... [11]

Selena ... sister to Helios, the sun ... [30]

Sharik ... "God's child; one on whom the sun shines." [1]

Siria ... "Sun-bright, glowing." ... [2]

Solange ... A fanciful meaning for the name is "angel of the sun". [2]

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Popularity of Sun names: Elaine, Eleanor, Elena, Eliana, Ellen, Helen, Kyra, SelenaComparison of popularity of Sun names on this page.

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